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SBA stimulus funds dry up, old rates return (access required)

By Austin Light CHARLOTTE — In a sort of Black Friday reversal, the U.S. Small Business Administration loan deals made possible by federal stimulus funds ran out the last week of November. Now, business owners looking for funding have a decision ...

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Matthews’ 2010 plans include restaurant, greenway (access required)

By Becky Bergman MATTHEWS — Downtown developments in Matthews next year will include a Pure Taqueria restaurant on Matthews Station Street, the town’s first greenway, renovations to the historic Massey-Clark House and a new pocket park, according to officials. Earlier this ...

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Local jewelers fare better than national chains (access required)

By Austin Light CHARLOTTE — Looking toward the holiday season, some national jewelry chains are finding that diamonds are not always consumers’ best friends. Tiffany & Co. has reported that sales in the first half of 2009 were down nearly 20 percent, ...

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